BIG3 third season is underway. In their third season, the league has expanded. When Ice Cube initially started the league; there were eight teams and now there are 12 teams.
BIG3 Third Season – New Network
Indeed, this league is capturing a lot of attention and has a big fan base. Be sure to read our Ice Cube BIG3 Inaugural Basketball League post to read more on how the league started. With the league’s expansion; CBS Sports Network will televise all games throughout the season.
With a new network and bigger names playing in the games; this league has really taken off. Because basketball is so popular; it is nice to see Ice Cube bringing something to the fans in the off season.
BIG3 Third Season Update
Now, there are 12 teams playing with plenty of big names in the games. In addition to the increase in teams; they have increased the cities they visit throughout their season.
With last week being a bye week for the teams; the playoffs will begin next week. So, last year’s exciting victory by the first female coach, Nancy Lieberman; it is nice to see her back at the helm. Moreover, can Power repeat as Champions?
As the teams head into Dallas, everything is on the line. Four teams are tied with a 4 – 3 record for third place; this weekend will decide who moves forward to the playoffs.
The schedule for the remainder of the season is as follows:
- August 17th – Week 9 – American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas – Game time is: 2:00 p.m. EST
- The Playoffs will be on August 25th at the Smoothie Center in New Orleans, Louisiana
- Finally, the Championship Game will be on September 1st at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California
So, who will be the 2019 BIG3 Third Season Champion?
In summary, this league has captured everyone’s attention.
As always, I welcome your comments.